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This fountain is a landmark and has an interesting history that you can read about elsewhere. It's... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
31douglasp
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Morelia, Mexico
Las Tarascas, Morelia

This is a very impressive fountain representing three Tarascan princesses! It is close to the... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Kristina T
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Brockport, New York
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This fountain, featuring sculptures of three women holding fruit toward the sky, is a popular city landmark.
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

This fountain is a landmark and has an interesting history that you can read about elsewhere. It's at an intersection where the aqueduct makes a turn. You can view the fountain from the beautifully landscaped Plaza/Jardin de Villalongin. Go across the street to the restaurants...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 31douglasp
Reviewed 17 January 2019

A nice fountain, surrounded by an acre or so of green grass and ornamental hedges but surrounded by roaring traffic.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John W
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This is a very impressive fountain representing three Tarascan princesses! It is close to the aqueduct, another must see while visiting Morelia!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kristina T
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Zipped by it twice on the tour bus, will definitely have to go back next trip to truly take great pictures with the Aqueduct in the background.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

It's a lovely fountain with an interesting history. Worth a trip to see it. Don't know what else to say...

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

I frankly don't get why people make such a big deal about this statue. It is neither particularly historic nor particularly attractive. While I was looking at it, however, I met a Morelian native who had lived in the U.S.(Chicago) for many years, and was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank califcasl
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Representing three indigenous women, it's not only lovely but it's a great place to view the aqueduct. There's a nice church (yes, another one) nearby and it's an interesting part of the city to explore- a bit distant from the center.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank james p
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This place is an icon in Morelia. It is the place where you will see families taking photos for weddings, graduation, special ocasions, and the all important Quinciaera Girl's 15th Birthday Celebration. It also is the meeting point when the Monarch's Futbol Team wins a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank seanthompson123
Reviewed 21 February 2018

For our return, when we reached the arches, we headed straight onto bustling Avenida Madero, past one of the city’s better-known monuments – the fountain of three topless Tarascan women supporting a broad round roof. It was worth a second glance but wouldn’t have merited...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous scenery and worth the visit!!! There's a lot of traffic and hard to find parking! Be careful because police ticket quickly haha... oops ;)

Date of experience: February 2018
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